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The House Energy and Commerce Committee, which has been scrutinizing direct-to-consumer drug advertising for Pfizer's Lipitor, along with Vytorin, jointly marketed by Merck & Co. and Schering-Plough Corp., is expanding its probe to more drugs.

Committee Chairman John D. Dingell, D-Mich., and Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich., wrote Johnson & Johnson to question whether its ads for the cancer drug Procrit are accurate.
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OpedNews volunteer from 2005 to 2013.

Amanda Lang was a wonderful member of the Opednews team, and the first volunteer editor, for a good number of years being a senior editor. She passed away summer 2014.

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